February, 2018


Fuel Poverty Awareness Day – a helping hand for Cambridge residents

Around four million UK households are in gasoline poverty and are unable to afford to dwell in a heat, dry dwelling. This difficulty additionally impacts Cambridge residents, with the newest Government figures stating that over 5,000 residents listed below are in gasoline poverty. However there may be assist obtainable in Cambridge to assist native residents. Winter Warmth is a free vitality recommendation service being supplied to residents by way of a partnership between the council and the environmental charity PECT. Residents can guide to obtain a free dwelling vitality recommendationRead More

New Arm Mbed IoT Device Platform capabilities enable companies to get more from their data

Dipesh Patel, President IoT Services Group, Arm, writes: But to transfer from exploring to implementing requires better ranges of IoT machine safety, connectivity and provisioning than what’s out there at the moment, each within the cloud and their data facilities. Accelerating the implementation of IoT capabilities to maximize the potential of data will probably be huge subjects of dialog on the upcoming Mobile World Congress (MWC) and Embedded World (EW) tradeshows subsequent week. And primarily based on the new Mbed Cloud offerings from Arm’s IoT Services Group, Arm will definitelyRead More

Anglia Ruskin scoops national employability award

University and college students win recognition from Chartered Management Institute Anglia Ruskin acquired the Partner of the Year class on the Chartered Management Institute’s (CMI) inaugural Higher Education (HE) Awards. Student Jack Williamson, who’s learning the BA Management and Leadership course run at the side of Barclays, additionally received the Student of the Year award. Two different Anglia Ruskin college students, Harry Pepper and Christian Mussard, had been additionally finalists within the Apprentice of the Year class. Institutions had been judged by the influence they’ve made on scholar employability, skilledRead More

The Rising Festival 2018: ‘Evoke the journey of change’ celebrating International Women’s Day

The day goals that will help you to succeed in your potential and create a life you actually love. It guarantees a combination of inspirational audio system, talks, performances and open debates so all girls can train their laborious gained proper to precise themselves, share concepts and be heard.  Advice on self-care and interactive workshops can be on provide to offer a taster of a twelve month programme of change out there via the community. The day is ideal for anybody seeking to discover readability, course, confidence and techniques toRead More

CCS launches Metnet 12Gbps 60GHz mmWave system

Metnet 12Gbps entry and backhaul in 60GHz band, utilises 3D SON™ interference administration and SDN Mesh networking structure Operating within the unlicensed mmWave spectrum band from 57GHz to 71GHz, the brand new 12Gbps multipoint Metnet system is optimised for efficiency right this moment, whereas offering an improve path to a lot greater multi-gigabit capability. Metnet 3D SON™ delivers capability optimisation, automated interference avoidance and low latency, utilizing distributed management of time, frequency, and house switching to handle co-ordination and co-existence with different unlicensed 60GHz methods. Implemented with high-capacity phased arrayRead More

Cambridge Science Festival: making sense of the brain

The human brain is mainly our management centre. Intelligence, creativity, emotion, and reminiscence are a number of of the many issues ruled by the brain. But what occurs when it goes unsuitable? And what are neuroscience researchers and psychologists discovering about its skills? This 12 months’s Cambridge Science Festival lifts the lid and takes an in-depth look into the workings of the brain, from psychosis and dementia to how different methods in the physique management the thoughts, and divulges some of the newest analysis into brain injury restore. The packedRead More

The importance of the Circular Economy – why we should all be interested

The British Antarctic Survey and Cambridge Network are holding a free afternoon occasion on Monday 26th February to discover the round financial system from 5 key factors of view: supplies (not simply plastic!) retailing water infrastructure coverage. If you might have a artistic thoughts and wish to be half of the resolution, please come alongside. Today’s linear ‘take, make, dispose’ financial mannequin depends on massive portions of low cost, simply accessible supplies and vitality, and is a mannequin that’s reaching its bodily restrict. We can now not use assets toRead More

Innovation and technology – art or science?

In his lecture Dr Harter will focus on the function of “art” in innovation and technology together with not solely the aesthetic but additionally craft, design, talent, invention and instinct. Andy will draw on his personal experience and experiences in computing and ask if we will do extra to understand and promote the significance of “art” as a characteristic on the interdisciplinary panorama? Speaker biography Dr Andy Harter CBE FREng FIET FBCS is a distinguished innovator and entrepreneur. He was Director of Research and Engineering on the influential AT&T CambridgeRead More

TWI shows expertise in corrosion security, investigation and assessment

One instance of this noticed TWI referred to as by the Kuwait Oil Corporation to search out the foundation reason behind failure in a vital high-pressure moist bitter service fuel pipeline. The pipeline had suffered a number of leaks, together with one as a consequence of a crack alongside a spiral weld, nonetheless restore uncovered extreme inside corrosion which brought about the pipeline to be decommissioned. TWI was referred to as to undertake a failure investigation, however preliminary checks discovered that the pipe materials had been accurately chosen and theRead More

GIS announces comprehensive support for Fujifilm Dimatix Samba GMA 33 & GMA 99 printheads

The new GIS Head Management Board (HMB-FD-GMA) can drive as much as four x Fujifilm Dimatix Samba GMA printheads in both the 33 or 99 variants. The HMB is predicated on GIS’s new Ethernet platform, which was first proven at drupa 2016. It integrates datapath buffering, printhead administration and hearth waveform technology, all accessed by way of Gigabit Ethernet, and allows the complete binary and greyscale capabilities of the Samba GMA printheads. The HMB works at the side of the GIS Atlas® Machine Control Services software program (MCS) – aRead More